Travel from SDY to LAK

1d 1h 40min
283 lb of CO2
1d 6h 13min
167 lb of CO2
18h 53min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from SDY to LAK

It's 1114 miles between SDY to LAK. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 53min and 19h 50min from SDY to LAK under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 46min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LAK by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $150.

What is the best way to travel from SDY to LAK?

Because LAK is so far away from SDY, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to LAK do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Amtrak operates from SDY to LAK, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from SDY to LAK?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

SDY to LAK FL - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SDY to LAK. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to LAK is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SDY/LAK buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from SDY is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between SDY NY and LAK during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from SDY to LAK? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of LAK traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to LAK is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from SDY to LAK?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SDY to LAK is by bus. The bus costs $209 roughly and will take 1 day 6 hours 6 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from SDY to LAK?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between SDY area and LAK, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 56 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SDY Schenectady Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from SDY. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from SDY to LAK by car?

The total distance between SDY and LAK is 1114 miles and will take you about 18 hours 53 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

SDY to LAK Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $209
Fastest Way Train — 1d 1h 40min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 167 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,114 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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